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ABC
Jul 27, 2011 6:00pm EDT
. martin luther king jr.. this afternoon nearly 100 members of the national black catholic joint conference at a preview of the memorial. >> one month until anyone can visit the grounds of the martin luther king jr. memorial and these select groups of religious leaders from around the nation received a sneak peek of the progress. >> i grew up in the middle of the civil rights era and honestly i did not think anything like this would ever happen. seriously. >> this couple came from st. louis and remember watching dr. king delivered his speech when they were children. >> to be able to witness this is amazing to me. >> the main sculptor of dr. king has not been revealed yet, but these excerpts from his sermons and speeches are on display as part of the $120 million project. >> we talked about dr. king in school and just to feel his presence here is overwhelming. >> she marched for african- american voting rights in some, alabama along with dr. king. >> it is a marvelous tribute. >> she carried a small piece of paper in her hand with the word "-- the words "hoke justice and
NBC
Jul 14, 2011 4:30am EDT
on extending martin luther king junior avenue to the new martin luther king memorial. the resolution would designate the southeast/southwest freeway and the western stretches of independence avenue southwest as martin luther king jr. drive. the new drive would stretch from the northern end of the current martin luther king jr. avenue in southeast, across the 11th street bridge, down the freeway onto the main avenue, all the way to the main avenue exits and then down independence avenue and past the new memorial. the martin luther king jr. memorial is set to open on august the 28th. >> well, kentucky has its bourbon and cuba has the mojito, but here in the district, we have the ricky. >> isn't that a dance, too? later today, d.c. council member jack evans will read a proclamation declaring the ricky as washington's native cocktail. and july as ricky month. >> the drink was invented back in 1883, i forgot that. it was invented at shoe maker's by a bar tender and democratic lobbyist by a colonel named joe ricky. the j.w. marriott hotel now sits on the schumacher site. >> it is two ounces of b
FOX
Jul 24, 2011 5:30am PDT
. [ waves crashing [ martin luther king jr. i still have a dream that one day on the red hills of georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood. i have a dream today! [ male announcer chevrolet is honored to celebrate the unveiling of the washington, d.c., martin luther king jr. memorial. take your seat at the table on august 28th. when i say mango, you say pineapple!ome on! mango! [ crowd pineapple! mango! [ crowd pineapple! hey, when i say pineapple, you say mango! pineapple! [ crowd mango! pineapple! [ crowd mango! now freeze! [ male announcer introducing the new mango pineapple real fruit smoothie from mccafé. bursting with fresh flavors, perfectly blended with ice and low-fat yogurt. when i say mmm, y'all say ahh! mmm! [ crowd ahh! mmm! [ crowd ahh! [ male announcer the simple joy of a real fruit experience. what?! -match it! -match it! -match it! match it! -match it! -match it! 20 cents less. what?! just match it... -match it! -match it! -match it! -match it! -match it! -match it! -[ horn honks -
SFGTV2
Jul 6, 2011 10:00am PDT
think . (applause) q: i know you admired martin luther king. what was your sense of malcolm x? ek: oh, i was always fighting with malcolm. he and i had tremendous discussions. as a matter of fact, the sunday before he was killed, i had come out of africa, i think, and we had . my daughter and i had stopped in london and we were on the bbc. and i was trying to get . get him to think and join martin luther king's movement. and i think he was then thinking about doing that, and he came back to america . and that's when we had this tremendous discussion, all the time. as a matter of fact, the black panthers threatened me many times. they caught me in an elevator at the palmer house in chicago and said, "we know that you are with martin luther king, but we want you to be on our side. and if you're not going to be on our side, when you come to harlem we will get you. " and of course . scared to death with these four beautiful strapping men, you know, pinning me up against the wall for the wrong reason. (laughter) ek: you don't say anything. (laughs) absolutely quiet. and when i came to harlem
CSPAN
Jul 2, 2011 9:00am EDT
attributed malcolm's attitudes towards women towards nationalism when at the same time martin luther king stated he could not work with strong black women. he didn't know how to do it. this is something if we were to take black political ideology, it's not black nationalism, it's black integrationists and black radicalists it's not black feminists for reasons we can't understand why. this is one of the passages no, this is marable editorializing and that's why it's incumbent. the black academy is far more diverse when manning started. far more diverse but what we really need is more straight up black nationalist dollars because black nationalism is the most misunderstood black political ideology. [laughter] >> that passage stuck me as well and i would just say -- my response to it was that -- that this was a very american moment. if you've traveled outside of the u.s., particularly, the first time you go to affirmative action particularly as an african-american and as a conscious african-american, so you have the whole framework of race and you know the history of the whole thing, you are
FOX
Jul 31, 2011 5:30am PDT
[ martin luther king jr. i still have a dream that one day on the red hills of georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood. i have a dream today! [ male announcer chevrolet is honored to celebrate the unveiling of the washington, d.c., martin luther king jr. memorial. take your seat at the table on august 28th. [ female announcer real fruit... means real fruit smoothies from mccafé. real delicious and made just for you. ♪ what?! -match it! -match it! -match it! match it! -match it! -match it! 20 cents less. what?! just match it... -match it! -match it! -match it! -match it! -match it! -match it! -[ horn honks -match it! -match it! -match it! thank you, got it. i'll match that price right here. oh! cool. [ male announcer we won't be beat. we have low prices every day. on everything, backed by our ad match guarantee. save money. live better. walmart. [ female announcer real fruit... means real fruit smoothies from mccafé. real delicious and made just for you. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ >>> after witnessing year
PBS
Jul 16, 2011 12:00am PDT
community has a martin luther king boulevard. it is the cornerstone we all know. it is not just a street, a boulevard, but a place where wal-mart stands together with your community. >> nationwide insurance supports tavis smiley. with every question and every answer, nationwide insurance is proud to join tavis in working to improve financial literacy and remove obstacles to economic empowerment one conversation at a time. nationwide is on your side. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from the viewers like you. thank you. ♪ tavis: i am pleased to be joined by a terrific and distinguished panel. first up is john chan, former chair of the c-100. cindy fan is the dean of social sciences dominic king is the ceo of east west bank here in california. and the ambassador who serve as liaison to china for director steven spielberg. let me start with you. we were talking a moment ago about my own feelings -- i talked about this earlier this week on a special, about a sense of hopefulness that one feels moving through china as contrasted by a sense of hopelessness that americans are feeli
PBS
Jul 19, 2011 12:00am PDT
. >> every community has martin luther king boulevard. it is not just a street or boulevard, but a place for wal- mart to band together with your community to make every day a better. >> nationwide supports tavis smiley. nationwide is proud to join have is in working to remove obstacles to economic empowerment one at a time. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. [captioning made possible by kcet public television] captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- ♪ villaraigosa may be best known as the guy who convince the entire city to stay out of their cars for the weekend. hazmat you may know, the 405 was shut down this weekend. you pulled it off. >> we pull it off. it worked like magic. >> i was in my hotel room cracking up about all the new stations in canada talking about it. i was cracking out that this became such a huge story around the world. what do you make of it? >> everybody knows about l.a.'s addiction to the automobile. i think people did not think it was possible that we would have a day off from the hectic now n
PBS
Jul 20, 2011 12:00am PDT
for rose byrne. that is next time. we will see you then. >> every community has martin luther king boulevard. it is the cornerstone we all know. it is not just a street or boulevard but a place where wal- mart comes together with your community to make everyday better. >> nationwide insurance supports tavis smiley. nationwide is proud to join in working to remove obstacles to economic empowerment and one at a time. nationwide is on your side. >> and by contributions to your pbs stations from viewers like you. thank you.
PBS
Jul 22, 2011 12:00am PDT
a martin luther king boulevard, this is a cornerstone we all know. this is a place where wal-mart comes together with your community to make everyday better. >> nationwide insurance supports tavis smiley. with every question and answer, help tavis improve financial literacy and remove obstacles to economic empowerment one conversation at a time. nationwide is on your side. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. [captioning made possible by kcet public television] tavis: john prendergast is a noted human-rights advocate and a co-founder of the end of project which works to combat genocide. his latest text is called "unlikely brothers: our story of adventure, loss, and redemption." good to have you on this program. are you doing all right? >> i am doing very well. thank you. tavis: let me start in an unlikely place. i want to celebrate the work you have done with this young brother. this raises the question of why it is that white folk feel this super hero complex that they can swoop down into black neighborhoods or hispanic neighborhoods and their v
PBS
Jul 23, 2011 12:00am PDT
." >> every community has a martin luther king boulevard. it's the cornerstone we all know. it's not just a street or boulevard, but a place where wal-mart stands together with your community to make every day better. >> nationwide insurance supports tavis smiley. with every question and answer, help tavis improve financial literacy and remove obstacles to economic empowerment one conversation at a time. nationwide is on your side. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. [captioning made possible by kcet public television] tavis: trying to find the right word. i am pleased, honored, humbled, delighted, crazy to have jesse norman on this program tonight. the legendary soprano has been an inspirational voice in music for many years to come. she released her first new recording hall. it is a good one. if you are fortunate enough to be at the mall in pasadena, before we get to the conversation, we take you back to a classic performance from paris on the occasion of the two hundredth anniversary of the french revolution. ♪ tavis: i am tickled to have you
PBS
Jul 26, 2011 12:00am PDT
office surprises, thank you for joining us, coming up now. >> every community has a martin luther king boulevard. it's the cornerstone we all know. it's not just a street or boulevard, but a place where wal-mart stands together with your community to make every day better. >> nationwide insurance supports tavis smiley. with every question and answer, help tavis improve financial literacy and remove obstacles to economic empowerment one conversation at a time. nationwide is on your side. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. [captioning made possible by kcet public television] tavis: please welcome to anadeavere smith to this program, on her addition to the acclaimed show, one time jackie, it runs from july 20, and now from a scene of "let me down easy." >> i want to apologize but we can't find your records. could you tell me what kind of cancer you have. i said this is appalling, and you said hey, it's not just you. it happens here quite a bit. i said, i am an associate dean at the medical school. now he looks up. at this medical school? i said a
PBS
Jul 8, 2011 12:00am PDT
coming up right now. >> every community has a martin luther king boulevard. it is a cornerstone that we all know. it is a place where i walmart stands together with your community to make every day better. >> nationwide supports tavis smiley. with every question and answer, nation why it works with tavis to move -- remove obstacles to economic empowerment. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from the worst like you. thank you. -- viewers like you. thank you. [captioning made possible by kcet public television] captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- tavis: always pleased to welcome frank rich back to the program. after more than 30 years with the "new york magazine" as a theater critic and opinion columnist, he makes his debut for "new york magazine." his article is called "something run" obama's failures to right the wrongs of this crash. >> great to be with you as always. tavis: i am glad that as many others are. your fans are glad to have you back and see it -- digging into what you have to say. why this particular piece about obama as your debut? >>
PBS
Jul 9, 2011 12:00am PDT
. we will see you then. >> every community has and martin luther king boulevard. it is the cornerstone we know. it is not just a street but a place where wal-mart stands together with your community. make everyday better. >> nationwide support tavis smiley. nationwide insurance is pot -- proud to join him in reducing financial -- >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> philip levine grew up in detroit during the great depression, the son of russian jewish immigrants. he worked in the auto plants, and resolved that he would speak for the people working in the factory. "and," he said, "sure enough, i've gone and done it." >> belle isle, 1949. we stripped in the first warm spring night and ran down into the detroit river to baptize ourselves in the brine of car parts, dead fish, stolen bicycles, melted snow. i remember going under hand in hand with a polish highschool girl i'd never seen before, and the cries our breath made caught at the same time on the cold, and rising through the layers of darkness into the final moonless atmosphere that was th
PBS
Jul 12, 2011 12:00am PDT
community has martin luther king blvd. it is the cornerstone we know. it is not just a street but a place where walmart stands with your community to make everyday matter. >> nationwide insurance supports tavis smiley. with every question and every answer,we're proud to join him in improving financial literacy. and remove obstacles to economic empowerment one conversation at a time. nationwide is on your side. additional funding provided by -- >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. [captioning made possible by kcet public television] tavis: i first came to china one year ago and wanted to return as soon as possible. now i have come back with doctor cornell west and more than 30 members of my staff. some of the footage you'll see struck this week was shot by my young staffers. china's front-page news back in the state so we know little about the people in this country. we came to china with questions about the economic boom, who is benefiting. about human rights and government crackdowns. the people we talk with told us -- surprise does with their can
FOX
Jul 3, 2011 5:30am PDT
to be part of it. [ waves crashing [ martin luther king jr. i still have a dream the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood. i have a dream today! [ male announcer chevrolet is honored to celebrate the unveiling of the washington, d.c., martin luther king jr. memorial. take your seat at the table on august 28th. [ female announcer real fruit... means real fruit smoothies from mccafé. real delicious and made just for you. ♪ ♪ [ female announcer real fruit... means real fruit smoothies from mccafé. real delicious and made just for you. ♪ >>> this is samuel l. jackson. you're watching "our world with black enterprise." >> since the beginning, celebrities have always been front and center. they have entertained us with their exciting projects and shocked us when they pushed the envelope. >> i told you that i'm mathea. you understand that? what i want, i get. >> only reason i started doing this character is to use it to make people laugh and give them a message. there are so many messages that need to be br
WETA
Jul 9, 2011 1:00am EDT
will see you then. >> every community has and martin luther king boulevard. it is the cornerstone we know. it is not just a street but a place where wal-mart stands together with your community. make everyday better. >> nationwide support tavis smiley. nationwide insurance is pot -- proud to join financial -- >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you.
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